Prince Johann Georg of Hohenzollern

German prince (1932-2016)

Johann Georg, Prince von Hohenzollern (Johann Georg Carl Leopold Eitel-Friedrich Meinrad Maria Hubertus Michael; 31 July 1932 – 2 March 2016) was a German prince. Through his marriage to Princess Birgitta of Sweden, he was brother-in-law of King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden.

Georg and Birgitta on their wedding day, May 1961

Prince Johann Georg was the sixth child of Frederick, Prince of Hohenzollern (30 August 1891 – 6 February 1965) and his wife Princess Margarete Karola of Saxony (24 January 1900 – 16 October 1962).[1]

Goerg died on 2 March 2016 in Munich. He was 83 years old.[2]


  1. McNaughton, C. Arnold (1973). The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy (1st ed.). London: Garnstone Press. p. 82. ISBN 9780900391194.
  2. Prinsessan Birgittas make Prins Johann Georg av Hohenzollern har avlidit (in Northern Sami)

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